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Orton Signs with New York Jets for Pee Wee League

Orton Signs with New York Jets for Pee Wee League | Sports | Scoop.it
Just when you thought the New York Jets couldn’t get any worse, in walks another team who is usually in the same boat. The Buffalo Bills, with Kyle Orton at the helm. Except the “helm” for Orton is more like a cruise control button on a vacuum cleaner. And that is exactly why... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/orton-signs-new-york-jets-pee-wee-league/
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Did Richard Sherman Call Roger Goodell After A Murder In Seattle On Sunday?

Did Richard Sherman Call Roger Goodell After A Murder In Seattle On Sunday? | Sports | Scoop.it
SEATTLE- Fan favorite and Super Bowl champion Richard Sherman has been under no police scrutiny after a murder was committed in Seattle on Sunday. Neither Sherman or Goodell will reveal specifics or if they even had a phone call causing media to draw conclusions about what kind of conversation co... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/richard-sherman-call-roger-goodell-murder-seattle-sunday/
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Bionic Players Revealed

Bionic Players Revealed | Sports | Scoop.it
Through the first quarter of the 2014 NFL season, certain statistics pop out. Peyton Manning, once thought to be out of football after neck surgery, is better and stronger than ever, nearly setting the league record for passing yardage against Arizona and closing in on Brett Favre’s touchdown r... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/bionic-players-revealed/
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Former Jets WR Stephen Hill claims that reports are false and he can in fact catch a cold

Former Jets WR  Stephen Hill claims that reports are false and he can in fact catch a cold | Sports | Scoop.it
North Carolina-  Stephen Hill, a 2012 second round pick by the NY Jets who was released by the Jets before the start of the season and signed to the Carolina Panthers practice squad responded to a report this week that he could not even catch a cold.  The report came out last week on a local No... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/former-jets-wr-stephen-hill-claims-reports-false-can-fact-catch-cold/
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Jay Cutler Finally Just Throws in the Towel

Jay Cutler Finally Just Throws in the Towel | Sports | Scoop.it
In an unsurprising turn of event from the Chicago Bears, it seems as if Jay Cutler may never get his breakout season, deeming his career as a whole, rather pointless. Even the veteran quarterback thinks so himself. Year after year with game after game, Cutler has expressed to coaches and team... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/jay-cutler-finally-just-throws-towel/
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NFL To Implement Madden Cheat Cards

NFL To Implement Madden Cheat Cards | Sports | Scoop.it
NEW YORK- After the banning of popular touchdown celebration, “spiking the ball” NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced this week that the NFL will soon be implementing Madden “cheat cards” in order to keep NFL games entertaining and exciting. “This is how we’re finally putting the ... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/nfl-implement-madden-cheat-cards/
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Jamal Anderson and the Dirty Bird Dance was beat out by Icky Woods and the Ickey shuffle for Geico commerical

Jamal Anderson and the Dirty Bird Dance was beat out by Icky Woods and the Ickey shuffle for Geico commerical | Sports | Scoop.it
Jamal Anderson, former running back for the Atlanta Falcons (1994-2001) claims that he auditioned for the new popular Geico “cold cuts” commercial but was beat out by the man that ultimately made the commercial a hit, Icky Woods.  The commercial has Icky Woods getting overly excited w... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/jamal-anderson-dirty-bird-dance-beat-icky-woods-ickey-shuffle-geico-commerical/
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Paul George Adds Social Media Clause to his Contract

Paul George Adds Social Media Clause to his Contract | Sports | Scoop.it
Paul George has been required to restructure his contract, so that a portion of his salary goes to paying someone to monitor his tweets and other social media posts. This comes in the wake of George tweeting insensitive remarks regarding the Ray Rice saga, and subsequently apologizing for them.... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/paul-george-adds-social-media-clause-contract/
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Washington Nationals debating best way to disappoint fans

Washington Nationals debating best way to disappoint fans | Sports | Scoop.it
The Washington Nationals, located in the unluckiest sports city in the world, stormed into the playoffs and are easily among the favorites to become champions. They now face what should be an inferior team, the wild-card San Francisco Giants. This can mean only one thing: disappointment is ... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/washington-nationals-debating-best-way-disappoint-fans/
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Jets hold open tryouts for the QB position; Brett Farve and Tim Tebow show up.

Jets hold open tryouts for the QB position; Brett Farve and Tim Tebow show up. | Sports | Scoop.it
East Rutherford, NJ-  The NY Jets held an open tryout for QBs the past Monday.  The team said it is just looking for some insurance in case Geno Smith’s troubles of throwing the ball to players on his own team continue.  The two most noticeable names that showed up to the try out, were fo... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/jets-hold-open-tryouts-qb-position-brett-farve-tim-tebow-show/
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Which NFL Team is the Worst?

Which NFL Team is the Worst? | Sports | Scoop.it
After the first week of football the people spoke and declared the Jaguars to be the worst team in the NFL. Now at the quarter mark we ask you once again, who do you feel is the worst team in the NFL. (function () { var opst = document.createElement('script'); var os_host =... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/nfl-team-worst/
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Oakland A's hire Brad Pitt to play Billy Beane during press conferences

Oakland A's hire Brad Pitt to play Billy Beane during press conferences | Sports | Scoop.it
Oakland, CA-  The Oakland A’s have hired actor Brad Pitt to play Oakland GM Billy Beane during team press conferences and post game interviews.  Brad Pitt who played Billy Beane in the 2011 hit movie, Moneyball, will stand in for Billy Beane who has been known to deliver interviews and pr... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/oakland-hire-brad-pitt-play-billy-beane-press-conferences/
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Giants punter Steve Weatherford out bench presses Redskins Brian Orakpo before Thursday night game

Giants punter Steve Weatherford out bench presses Redskins Brian Orakpo before Thursday night game | Sports | Scoop.it
Long time fitness guru and New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford reportedly out performed Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo in a friendly bench press competition before Thursday nights football game between the two teams.  It is a tradition that Weatherford started the prior week w... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/giants-punter-steve-weatherford-bench-presses-redskins-brian-orakpo-thursday-night-game/
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Gary Bettman confident Blues will choke again in playoffs, orders them participation ribbons.

Gary Bettman confident Blues will choke again in playoffs, orders them participation ribbons. | Sports | Scoop.it
ST. LOUIS MISSOURI: In a not at all surprising  series of events, Gary Bettman, NHL’s current commissioner, has decided to give each individual player of the St. Louis Blues a participation ribbon this year. “They just, they just try so damn hard.” Bettman said in an exclusive interview this aft... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/gary-bettman-confident-blues-will-choke-playoffs-orders-participation-ribbons/
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Jordan Zimmermann About to Give Interview, Matt Williams Takes him Out

Jordan Zimmermann About to Give Interview, Matt Williams Takes him Out | Sports | Scoop.it
Matt Williams is showing himself to be an amateurish rookie manager. After inexplicably removing pitcher Jordan Zimmermann during Game 2 on the NLDS, a decision that’s justifiably being seen as an embarrassing lapse in judgment, the foolish manager took heat. Forget the heat though. Now... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/jordan-zimmermann-give-interview-matt-williams-takes/
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Rich Froning denounces Crossfit after finding old VHS copy of Sweating to the Oldies with Richard Simmons

Rich Froning denounces Crossfit after finding old VHS copy of Sweating to the Oldies with Richard Simmons | Sports | Scoop.it
Rich Froning, the man that holds the title of Worlds Fittest Man, is denouncing the fitness sport that made him famous, Crossfit.  Froning who recently discovered an old VHS copy of Sweating to the Oldies with Richard Simmons at a local yard sale, said the VHS changed his whole view on fitness. ... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/rich-froning-denounces-crossfit-after-finding-old-vhs-copy-of-sweating-to-the-oldies-with-richard-simmons/
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Jacksonville Jaguars mascot holds up offensive sign, forces media to talk about 0-5 team.

Jacksonville Jaguars mascot holds up offensive sign, forces media to talk about 0-5 team. | Sports | Scoop.it
Jaxson de Ville, the mascot of the 0-5 Jacksonville Jaguars held up a handwritten sign during the fourth quarter of Sunday’s game that read “TOWELS CARRY EBOLA” while carrying a yellow Terrible Towel in his right hand.   The offensive sign came at the end of a loosing effort by ... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/jacksonville-jaguars-mascot-holds-offensive-sign-forces-media-talk-0-5-team/
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Marshawn Lynch among first to be tested for HGH, due to Skittles

Marshawn Lynch among first to be tested for HGH, due to Skittles | Sports | Scoop.it
As the NFL begins testing for Human Growth Hormones (HGH) this week, players will be tested much like their Major League Baseball (MLB) and Olympic counterparts. First offence for any NFL player caught utilizing the performance enhancing drugs is a four game suspension. It is rumored that the... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/marshawn-lynch-among-first-tested-hgh-due-skittles/
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USA Basketball Announces Nightmare Team Movie

USA Basketball Announces Nightmare Team Movie | Sports | Scoop.it
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo- USA Basketball Executive Director/CEO Jim Tooley has announced that USA Basketball will be going through some controversial roster changes for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Top name players will all be replaced by the “Nightmare Team,” players more known for ineptitude, bad att... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/usa-basketball-announces-nightmare-team-movie/
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Russell Westbrook announces retirement, wants to be full time hipster

Russell Westbrook announces retirement, wants to be full time hipster | Sports | Scoop.it
Oklahoma City, OK- Russell Westbrook, the All-Star point guard of the Oklahoma City Thunder, announced Thursday night that he will retire from the NBA in order to become a full time hipster.  Westbrook, coming off one of his best years where he averaged 21.8 PPG, 6.9 APG, 5.7 RPG and led the ... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/russell-westbrook-announces-retirement-wants-full-time-hipster/
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Vikings vs Packers poll

Vikings vs Packers poll | Sports | Scoop.it
Are you ready for a Thursday night clash of clunkers? (function () { var opst = document.createElement('script'); var os_host = document.location.protocol == "https:" ? "https:" : "http:"; opst.type = 'text/javascript'; opst.async = true; opst.src = os_host + '//' +... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/vikings-vs-packers-poll/
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Marshawn Lynch almost did not play Broncos game, after his bag of Skittles went missing.

Marshawn Lynch almost did not play  Broncos game, after his bag of Skittles went missing. | Sports | Scoop.it
Seattle, WA-  Sunday, September 21, the game between the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos came dangerously close to being played without Seattle’s leading rusher,  Marshawn Lynch, after his bag of pregame Skittles went missing.  Players and staff searched the entire locker room for the m... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/marshawn-lynch-almost-play-broncos-game-bag-skittles-went-missing/
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Jerry Jones asks to rescheduled Sunday game to watch WWE Total Divas on the Stadium big screen.

Jerry Jones asks to rescheduled Sunday game to watch WWE Total Divas on the Stadium big screen. | Sports | Scoop.it
Jerry World- Dallas Cowboys owner, Jerry Jones, has contacted the league office asking if they could reschedule the Sunday, November 23, 8:30PM game.  When the league asked for a reason why Jones wanted to get out of that prime time slot, he responded with, “Sunday nights I watch, WWE T... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/jerry-jones-asks-rescheduled-sunday-game-watch-wwe-total-divas-stadium-big-screen/
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Roger Goodell says new safety rules are working to increase his fantasy football team's points production

Roger Goodell says new safety rules are working to increase his fantasy football team's points production | Sports | Scoop.it
In a teleconference with select members of the media, Roger Goodell stated that he truly believes that the new safety rules to protect the quarterbacks and other offensive players are working.  When he was asked how he knew the new safety rules were working, Roger stated that his fantasy ... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/roger-goodell-says-new-safety-rules-working-increase-fantasy-football-teams-points-production/
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Dennis Allen Intentionally Left Behind in London

Dennis Allen Intentionally Left Behind in London | Sports | Scoop.it
After the Oakland Raiders embarrassing defeat at the hands of the Miami Dolphins in London, speculation has increased regarding the safety of Dennis Allen’s job. As of today, the speculation can be silenced. The head coach hasn’t been fired, per-say, but he’s been left behind... http://theupfl.com/2014/10/dennis-allen-intentionally-left-behind-london/
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